INSPIRED MOVEMENT ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND!!!
ZOUK, BACHATA, KIZOMBA, & SALSA!
YOU'RE INVITED! Please join the Austin Inspired Movement Familia for a weekend FULL of festivity! Not only is the company having its 4th year anniversary, but we will be celebrating the GRAND OPENING of the Inspired Movement Dance Academy!
The weekend will include: Zouk, Bachata, Salsa, & Kizomba workshops, a Friday night kick-off party, a Saturday Gala with special performances, & Sunday Potluck Social!
We will be hosting world renowned instructor, Bruno Galhardo (Zouk), the amazing Jessica Trujillo & Edward Zambrano (Bachata & Salsa), and Yael Cardwell (Kizomba). Over 12 hours of workshops will be taught over the weekend, and you do not want to miss out on the awesome instruction these dancers have to offer!
ABOUT THE ARTISTS:
*BRUNO GALHARDO - Bruno has been dancing since he was a teenager, and has built a prestigious career for himself. He has been a part of various dance companies, has helped create & organize the famous Zouk Day Congress, has been a dancer and choreographer on TV & for singer Gabi Amarantos, and has traveled around the world to teach, perform, and choreograph (20+ countries in 2014). Bruno seeks to spread his knowledge of connection and technique, to be used as a "tool for body expression” in the art of dancing. (Full Bio here: http://www.brunogalhardo.com/biography)
*JESSICA TRUJILLO - Jessica was raised in Long Beach, CA and has been featured on Spanish TV shows, music videos, and MTV’s “True Life: Bachata Nights.” She has danced for artists such as Gaby boy, Migz, and Johnny Sky, as well as won multiple dance competition titles and been a member of many award winning dance companies. She teaches, travels, and showcases her talents internationally, and all over the US. Jessica won the championship title at the 2014 World Latin Dance Cup with Omambo Dance Co. and currently travels and performs with her dance partner Edward Zambrano. Together, they have captivated the LA scene as well as audiences across the world through their dynamic world-class performances.
*EDWARD ZAMBRANO - Edward was raised in El Monte, CA, and has a versatile dance background. At 13 years old, he began training heavily with the prestigious and award winning MG Dance Elites. Through the company, he was able to obtain two World Latin Dance Cup titles in both Salsa and Bachata divisions. He also holds an independent title as the 2014 Amateur World Latin Dance Cup Champion in the Bachata Couples Division. Edward travels both nationally and internationally to teach and perform. Currently, he teaches, choreographs, and coaches for Rhythmic Fusion, which is directed by world-renowned Mike Zuniga. Along with his work for the company, Edward travels, teaches, and performs with his dance partner, Jessica Trujillo.
*YAEL CARDWELL - Yael has been traveling and teaching internationally and in the US, sharing her passion for Kizomba and dance. With close teaching ties from coast to coast, she has been able to perfect her own Kizomba style and feel. She has recently traveled and taught in Canada and Mexico. Her latest project KizMi Calor showcases true Kizomba ladies style in a sexy and elegant manner.
**GUEST DJ'S: SAMI SELO (DC), RAYMOND MENDOZA (Austin), FAVIAN BUSTOS (Austin)
SCHEDULE: DECEMBER 2ND-4TH, 2016
*FRIDAY NIGHT - PURPLE AND BLACK THEME
8:15pm Regstration Opens
8:30pm Bachata Men’s & Ladies' Styling Workshop with Edward & Jessica
9:30pm Zouk Workshop with Bruno
10:30pm-2:30am Kick-off Party (Salsa, Bachata, Zouk, Kizomba Music)
*SATURDAY WORKSHOPS -
11:45am Registration Opens
12pm-3pm Zouk Workshops with Bruno (3 Hours)
3:30pm-5:30pm Salsa Workshops with Edward & Jessica (2 Hours)
3:30pm-5:30pm Kizomba Workshops with Yael (2 Hours)
*SATURDAY NIGHT - GALA/FORMAL ATTIRE
8:45pm Registration Opens
9pm-10pm Bonus 1 Hour Bachata Workshop with Arturo & Elisa!
10pm-3:30am Anniversary Gala! (Salsa, Bachata, Zouk, Kizomba Music)
11:30pm Performances & Demos
Formal attire strongly encouraged!
*SUNDAY WORKSHOPS -
11:45am Registration Opens
12pm-3pm Bachata Workshops with Edward & Jessica (3 Hours)
12pm-1pm Kizomba Workshop with Yael (1 Hour)
3:30pm-5:30pm Zouk Workshops with Bruno (2 Hours)
*SUNDAY NIGHT - IM FAMILIA STYLE
6pm-10pm Potluck (Two Rooms! Salsa/Bachata & Kizomba/Zouk)
Inspired Movement is known for its family vibe. Join us Sunday night right after the workshops for a POTLUCK at the studio!
TICKETS: Note - not all Passes include the Friday night social; Gala purchased separately.
*FULL Pass - Early Bird $90, Regular $100
Includes ALL Zouk & Bachata Workshops (with Bruno, and Edward & Jessica), Friday night Kick-off Party, & Sunday Potluck!
*Zouk Only Track - Early Bird $70, Regular $85
Includes 6 HOURS of Workshops with Bruno Galhardo, Friday night Kick-off Party, & Sunday Potluck!
*Salsa & Bachata Track - Early Bird $70, Regular $85
Includes 2 HOURS Salsa & 4 HOURS Bachata Workshops with Jessica Trujillo & Edward Zambrano, Friday night Kick-off Party, & Sunday Potluck!
*Bachata Only Track - Early Bird $45, Regular $55
Includes 4 HOURS of Workshops with Jessica Trujillo & Edward Zambrano!
*Salsa Only Track - Early Bird $25, Regular $30
Includes 2 HOURS of Salsa Workshops with Jessica Trujillo & Edward Zambrano!
*Kizomba Add On - Early Bird $40, Regular $45
Includes 3 HOURS of Kizomba Workshops with Yael Cardwell!
*Friday Social ONLY - $7 at the door
BYOB (we will be selling cups and ice)
*Saturday Workshop with Arturo & Elisa - $5 at the door
*Saturday Gala ONLY - $15 online OR at the door, Champagne Toast after Performances!
BYOB (we will be selling cups, ice, and punch)
*Sunday Potluck Social - $5 at the door
BYOB and BYOFood! We will all be bringing dishes and sides, please contribute to our familia-style meal!
*For any questions, help with housing, an "I'm Going" Profile pic, and private lessons, please contact Hannah Miller-Jones to schedule!
CAN'T WAIT TO CELEBRATE WITH YOU ALL!